Heart 80s

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Heart 80s
Slogan Non Stop 80s Feel Good
FrequencyDAB – D1 (national)
Sky: Channel 0112
Virgin Media: Channel 921
First air date14 March 2017
Format1980s music
Sister stationsCapital FM
Capital Xtra
Classic FM
Heart Extra
Smooth Radio
Radio X

Heart 80s is a national digital radio station owned and operated by Global as a sister station of Heart and Heart Extra.[1] The station broadcasts from studios at Leicester Square in London.

Launched on 14 March 2017, Heart 80s is a rolling music service playing non-stop “feel good” music from the 1980s. It has its own dedicated live breakfast show, hosted by presenters daily from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. on weekdays, from 8:00 a.m. to 12 midday on Saturdays, and from 9:00 a.m. to 12 midday on Sundays. At other times, the station is mostly an automated service.

The station broadcasts nationally on Digital One DAB and online alongside the existing Heart Extra service. Shortly after its launch it replaced Heart Extra on television platforms.[2]

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  1. ^ "RAJAR Q1 2018: Heart grows bigger than Radio 1". RadioToday. Retrieved May 21, 2018.
  2. ^ "Global to launch Heart 80s nationally on DAB", RadioToday 2017-03-13

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